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The author was a bit pretentious, but a year of not purchasing things is an interesting concept. I often find myself getting caught up in a consumerist mindset so this book was the perfect way to put the brakes on buying things I don’t necessarily ne ...more
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“A book, too, can be a star, a living fire to lighten the darkness, leading out into the expanding universe.”
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